The City of Covington is currently accepting applications for a Solid Waste and Recycling seasonal laborer. The Solid Waste and Recycling seasonal laborer will work directly with the Lead Solid Waste and Recycling seasonal to ensure all commercial and residential service stops are in compliance with Covington’s Code of Ordinances Chapter 95. Duties include, but are not limited to, General Maintenance of city street trash cans, litter removal; bulk item removal; outreach and education regarding the waste management program, monitoring evictions, communicating directly with residents and other city staff members.
Seasonal hiring begins March 1st. Work hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., with a 30 minute lunch, Monday through Friday. This is a nine month contract with the possibility of an extension. Occasional cleanup events on Saturday may be required.
Minimum qualifications include the ability to execute general verbal and written instructions; the ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds on a regular basis; and the ability to work in outside weather conditions where the noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
• A candidate must pass a drug screen and have a current, valid driver’s license